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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing
Washington State University

Date Posted Sep. 11, 2019
Title Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing
University Washington State University
Vancouver, WA, United States
Department College of Nursing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - General

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Nursing

Employee Type: Faculty

Position Number: 071449

Work Location: Vancouver, WA

Summary of Duties:

Washington State University Vancouver and the College of Nursing invite applications for a tenured/tenure-track position as a nurse scientist and educator at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The candidate selected for this position will be on the faculty in the College of Nursing. Rank and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications.

The program at Washington State University Vancouver offers a: 1) RN to BSN completion program; 2) master of nursing (MN) program with specialization as an advanced population health nurse (tracks include nurse educator, nurse leader, and an individualized option) and 3) DNP program with specialization as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, or a Population Health Nurse.

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor will be responsible for:
  • Teaching undergraduate, master and/or doctoral students.
  • Advising undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Participating in research team-building by complementing or augmenting current areas of faculty research.
  • Maintaining an ongoing program of research.
  • Publishing and presenting research findings.
  • Serving on graduate student committees.
  • Providing service to the university community and profession.

WSU Vancouver is an inclusive, innovative, non-residential research university dedicated to offering premier undergraduate and graduate educational and research experiences. Situated on 351 scenic acres, WSU Vancouver is in the homeland of the Chinookan and Taidnapam peoples and the Cowlitz Indian Tribe. WSU Vancouver is located in Vancouver, WA in the southwest region of Washington State.

A part of the Portland, OR metro area, Vancouver offers a wealth of cultural and recreational interests including visual and performing arts, identity-specific community events, professional sports teams, farmers markets and nature trails. With a population of approximately 300,000, the Greater Vancouver Area has been experiencing significant growth from increasing diversity across social identities to expansion of the downtown waterfront community. Access to a number of nearby attractions is facilitated by Vancouver's central location. The Oregon coast, Cascade mountain range, and Seattle are within 2.5 hours of Vancouver by car. It's a short flight from Portland International Airport (PDX) to other nearby major cities including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Reno and Vancouver, BC.

WSU Vancouver is one of five campuses that comprise Washington State University, Washington's land-grant university and a Tier 1 research institution. As the second largest campus in the WSU system, and the only public four-year educational institution in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver is an equity-minded campus that enjoys extraordinary community support and is committed to developing areas of academic and research excellence that fulfill regional needs. The campus currently offers 22 bachelor's degrees, 9 master's degrees, and 3 doctoral degrees with more than 100 tenure line faculty. A personal atmosphere, small classes, and interaction with world-class faculty attracts 3,500 students. To learn more about the university visit

Required Qualifications:

1) An earned PhD in nursing or related field by the time of hire.
2) Demonstrated ability to design and conduct studies addressing salient nursing and health care issues related to College of Nursing research foci.
3) Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and the reduction of health disparities.

Posting Open Date: 09/06/2019

Posting Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

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Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.


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